Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary - Iain H Leach

If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the North Wales Branch.

There is a very useful site about butterflies and moths in North Wales called North Wales Lepidoptera.


Get involved 



  • North Wales: Moths For The Glaslyn Ospreys

    Sunday 2nd September 2018: 10am

    Pont Croesor Nr., Bryn Ffynnon, Prenteg, Porthmadog

    Join the Branch to go through the moth traps set out the night before at the Glaslyn Osprey Hide, at Pont Croesor - we've found Death's-head Hawk-moths here in the past!

  • North Wales: Moth Group Meeting

    Monday 3rd September 2018: 8pm

    Pensychnant Conservation Centre And Nature Reserve, Conwy

    Join the Branch at this informal meeting of North Wales Moth-ers and natural history enthusiasts - all welcome!

  • North Wales: Branch AGM/Members’ Day

    Saturday 6th October 2018, 10.30am-4.15pm

    Pensychnant Conservation Centre And Nature Reserve, Sychnant Pass, Conwy

    Want to find out more about Butterfly Conservation and what happens in North Wales? Want to learn more about butterflies and moths in North Wales? Then come to our Branch AGM/Members Day!

Volunteer with us

Butterfly Conservation relies on the support of thousands of volunteers, and we are always looking for more help inside the office and out in the field. Whether you want to volunteer at a local branch, get outside and help manage our nature reserves, or help with one of our events, we have something for everyone to get involved in! Your time can make a real difference.

Find out how to get involved.

Contact branch

  • Chairman
    Ilija Vukomanovic
  • Branch Secretary
    Julian Thompson
  • Branch Treasurer
    Bob Lee
  • Membership Secretary & Newsletter Editor
    Mark Sheridan
  • Events and Publicity Officer
    Ian Gorton